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It's barely been a month since the Samsung Galaxy S10 was announced but we're already licking our lips in anticipation of Samsung's next big thing - the release of a new Galaxy Note device.

Personally, this is the device class I'm keenest on as it means I can go almost totally paper-less as I do all my note-taking with a stylus these days. So, what will the Samsung Galaxy Note X deliver? Here are the latest rumours.

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For a lot of people, the camera quality is the main feature that guides them to their new phone. More power, more storage and better connectivity are important for the more hardcore users, but everyone else just wants to be able to take better photos of their dog or their dinner (or, in limited cases, their dog’s dinner) without having to carry around a standalone camera.

That’s why every manufacturer at MWC last month was announcing phones with better cameras, more lenses and smarter AI. So, after six days with the Samsung Galaxy S10+, here’s how I’ve found the cameras.

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Android 9 Pie was released late last year, first appearing on Google's Pixel smartphone before other phone makers began the task of testing their hardware and adding their own customisation. So, which phone makers have released Android 9 Pie to their customers?

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Samsung’s new Galaxy S10 might not have a notch, but it does have a hole punch camera on the front. The forward-facing camera can sometimes look as if someone literally punched a hole in your display, which depending on who you are is either not a big deal or the most distracting thing of all time.

Fortunately, there's a trick to get rid of it.

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The Samsung Galaxy S10 range is officially available Down Under with scores of plans available from our biggest telcos. Needless to say, they are clambering to outdo each other on pricing, data caps and inclusions.

So which Samsung Galaxy S10 plan offers the best deal overall? In a bid to find out, we've gathered every major plan on the market from Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and more!

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If you're planning to buy the Samsung Galaxy S10 at launch you need to do it tonight before the stroke of midnight. From March 8, all pre-order goodies - including a $250 pair of Galaxy Bud earphones - will no longer be bundled with the phone.

Here are the best pre-order deals: get the while you still can!

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iFixIt's teardown of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10e reveals some great tech including two-way charging and a fingerprint reader that's integrated into the display. But those upgrades come at a cost. If you drop and crack the display, a repair is going to cost you plenty. Here's the low-down.

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Apple is working on its own folding phone according to suppliers and other well-placed sources. Samsung has delivered foldable displays to Apple who totally missed the boat on larger smartphones and lost their early-mover advantage in the smartphone business. Leapfrogged again by the Samsung Fold and Huawei Mate X, Apple is now playing catch up.

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A flagship smartphone literally lives and dies on the strength of its battery. If you need to charge it more than once a day, no amount of fancy features can save it.

Fortunately, the Samsung Galaxy S10+ - available from Samsung today - has a mammoth 4,100mAh battery. The real-world tests are now in, and it has been crowned the longest-lasting battery by a considerable margin. Here are the results.

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The NSW Department of Fair Trading has released its monthly data for January 2019, revealing which companies are the most complained about. Topping the list are a number of tech companies and electronics retailers, suggesting that shoppers are increasing their use of tech and that the sector has room for improvement.

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One of the big improvements ushered in by the Samsung Galaxy S10 is its in-display fingerprint sensor. This is a first for a Samsung phone and it negates the need for a front bezel or clumsy reach-around. However, it turns out there's a trick to using the ultrasonic sensor that will make your Galaxy S10 unlock much faster.

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Over the last few months, we've been hearing about how Telstra, Optus and Vodafone have been preparing for the future and building their 5G networks. Well, they better get a wiggle on. Almost every major phone maker either has or will have 5G handsets on the market this year. Here's what the five biggest phone makers on the planet have on their 5G horizons.

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Yesterday, Samsung announced a bevy of new phones and devices that will be launching soon, including its new flagship Galaxy S10 smartphone line, fully wireless earbuds, new wearables, and the world’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold.

For those who want to get in on this new wave of products early, we’ve put together this guide for how to preorder all the newly announced devices.

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Yesterdays' announcement of the new Samsung Galaxy Fold might not have been as well executed as a famous Steve Jobs reveal but it was every bit as revolutionary. In the same way the iPhone and iPad completely changed what we expected from mobile devices, the Samsung Fold is poised to change the tech world. But while the hardware looks incredible, it's the software I want to focus on. In that brief glimpse, we saw how far iOS has fallen behind Android.